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Author Nardo, Don, 1947- author.

Title Cause & effect. Ancient India / by Don Nardo.

Publication Info. San Diego, CA : ReferencePoint Press, Inc., 2018.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Wilmington PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - WLBB-2  J 934 NAR    AVAILABLE
Description 80 pages : illustrations, color ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Cause & effect: ancient civilizations
Cause & effect: ancient civilizations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A brief history of ancient India -- How did Harappan and Vedic culture give rise to Hinduism? -- How did Alexander's invasion of India alter Indian culture? -- How did foreign invasions give rise to India's largest empire? -- How did an Indian ruler cause Buddhism to spread to other lands?
Summary One of the four cradles of civilization, ancient India supported a thriving civilization that featured a network of cities carefully laid out in ordered grid patterns. Through thoughtful narrative supported by fully documented quotes this title begins with A Brief History of Ancient India and then examines these questions: What Part Did India s Early Cultures Play in the Birth of Hinduism? How Did Alexander s Invasion of India Alter Indian Culture? How Did Foreign Invasions Give Rise to India s Largest Empire? How Did One Indian Ruler Help Transform Buddhism into a World Religion?
Chronological Term To 1000
To 1000.
Subject Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
India -- History -- To 324 B.C.
India -- History -- 324 B.C.-1000 A.D.
India -- Civilization.
India. (OCoLC)fst01210276
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Title Ancient India
Other Form: Online version: Nardo, Don, 1947- author. Ancient India San Diego, CA : ReferencePoint Press, Inc., 2018 9781682821558 (DLC) 2016054834
ISBN 9781682821541 (hardback)
1682821544 (hardback)

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